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Wild Center logoNew ball-run experience opens to the public June 29

Tupper Lake, N.Y. – The Wild Center is thrilled to announce the opening of Raquette River Roll, an innovative ball-run experience set along its new Fen Trail. Launching on June 29, this interactive outdoor exhibit invites visitors to engage with nature through a series of elevated tracks and obstacles strategically placed along a scenic half-mile path. 

Metropolitan Museum of Art logoArtist Taloi Havini will join Pacific thought leaders for a discussion about architectural environments in “What Makes a Cultural Landmark? Perspectives from Oceania” to celebrate the upcoming reopening of The Met’s new galleries for the Arts of Oceania in 2025

New York, N.Y. (June 18, 2024) — The Metropolitan Museum of Art, in partnership with World Monuments Fund (WMF), will host a program on Friday, June 21, from 6 to 7 p.m. that will include presentations and discussion on Indigenous cultural heritage sites in Oceania with a focus on case studies in Samoa and Buka Island in the autonomous region of Bougainville. “What Makes a Cultural Landmark? Perspectives from Oceania” will include a panel of experts in the fields of art, architecture, and regenerative design and highlight the ways in which interisland mobility, ocean navigation, and cosmology influence the region's expansive sense of spatial and built environments.

Hyde Collection LogoGlens Falls, NY – The Hyde Collection is delighted to announce the opening of A Long Affair: Surrealism 1924 to Now. The exhibition will run from June 22 to September 15, 2024, and features a selection of works from the movement's inception to contemporary interpretations. 

Hyde Collection LogoGlens Falls, NY — The Hyde Collection is delighted to announce the opening of Daniel Giordano: Crystal Blue Persuasion, a new exhibition featuring the innovative work of Newburgh-based sculptor Daniel Giordano. The exhibition will run from June 22 to September 15, 2024. 

Celtic FaireMumford, N.Y. - The sounds of fiddles, bagpipes, and bodhrans will fill the 19th-centrury village and Great Meadow at Genesee Country Village & Museum’s annual Celtic Faire, coming up Saturday, June 22, and Sunday, June 23, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. From the Scottish Highlands, Emerald Isles, and rugged Welsh coastline to the Genesee Valley, Celtic traditions and roots run deep. Visitors will find a pan-Celtic celebration of heritage music, dance, and authentic food and drink, with an artisan fair, clan booths, Highland Games, Irish dancing, a talk about tartan in the John L. Wehle Gallery, and more.

FrancesDay_2023_0389_3000pxEvents include Frances Day, Family Saturdays, Crafts on the Grass, and the inaugural Skidmore College Juneteenth Celebration

Saratoga Springs, NY (June 12, 2024) — The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College announces a summer full of family-friendly activities, including Skidmore College’s inaugural Juneteenth Celebration, Family Saturdays, Frances Day, and Crafts on the Grass.

New-York Historical SocietyOn view from September 27, 2024 to June 22, 2025, Real Clothes, Real Lives: 200 Years of What Women Wore Features Clothing from the Smith College Historic Clothing Collection

New York, NY (June 13, 2024)—This fall, the New-York Historical Society presents Real Clothes, Real Lives: 200 Years of What Women Wore, the Smith College Historic Clothing Collection. The engaging exhibition showcases garments and accessories from the Smith College Historic Clothing Collection, an archive of the everyday clothing of American women—a subject often neglected in museum exhibitions.

Dust_Bowl_Faeries1Tang’s popular summer concert series invites music lovers to picnic on the lawn

Saratoga Springs, N.Y. (June 10, 2024) — The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College announces the twenty-third season of its popular summer concert series, Upbeat on the Roof, which will run each Thursday from July 11 through August 15. Also returning this season are art-making activity kits for kids, called Crafts on the Grass.

tour-Voragine_Opening-and-Performance-149Saratoga Springs, NY (June 6, 2024) — The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College announces a series of free public tours throughout this summer.

Tang Guide tours will be every Sunday from July 14 through August 18 at 2 pm. These tours of current exhibitions are given by Tang Guides, members of the Museum’s team of trained docents that includes Skidmore students.

George Eastman Museum logoThe outdoor concert series will be held on June 12, July 24, and August 21

Rochester, N.Y. (June 6, 2024) —The George Eastman Museum is thrilled to announce the much-anticipated return of the Garden Vibes Concert Series this summer. Set against the picturesque backdrop of the Museum's Schulyer C. Townson Terrace Garden and the historic mansion, music lovers can mark their calendars for three Wednesday evenings on June 12, July, 24, and August 21. Garden Vibes, celebrating its 30th year, will host the outdoor concerts on June 14, July 19, and August 16 on the East Lawn, located on the east side of the mansion next to the Schuyler C. Townson Terrace Garden.

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